Solange Knowles is off the market! One yr after splitting from husband Alan Ferguson, she’s relationship jazz composer Gio Escobar, and we’ve bought 5 issues to learn about him.
Solange Knowles is formally again on the relationship scene once more, following her 2019 split from husband of 5 years Alan Ferguson. She shared a photograph cuddled as much as a good-looking thriller man to her Instagram tales over the weekend. He’s now been recognized as jazz composer Gio Escobar. Now that 34-year-old Solange has made Gio Instagram official, it’s being revealed that they’ve been “boo’ed up” for a while.
“[He] is her boo. People know. It’s not a brand new factor, but it surely’s new for the general public. It’s a giant deal that she shared the picture as a result of she’s so non-public,” an insider tells Page Six. Hopefully Gio has Solange’s massive sister Beyonce‘s stamp of approval. “She’s tremendous completely satisfied they usually’re a contented couple. They’re very cute collectively,” the supply mentioned. We’ve bought 5 issues to learn about Gio.
1. Gio is a New York Metropolis native. He was born in Gio Cortez in Brooklyn in 1995. His heritage is of Puerto Rican descent.
2. He’s a member of the experimental hip hop group Standing on the Nook. The Brooklyn based mostly band is also referred to as Kids on the Nook and has been round since 2014. Identified for his or her jazz based mostly sound, it additionally consists of musicians Slauson Malone and Caleb Giles.
3. Gio briefly labored as a radio present host. He co-hosted the radio present Keep Inside with rapper/producer Earl Sweatshirt on Crimson Bull Radio from 2017 to 2018. Solange was the present’s visitor for Keep Inside‘s last episode on September 28, 2018.
4. Gio has collaborated with Solange up to now. His band Standing on the Nook labored on Solange’s 2019 album When I Get Home. They’ve producer credit on “S McGregor (interlude)”, “Nothing With out Intention (interlude)” and “Exit Scott (interlude).”
5. Solange was allegedly first noticed canoodling with Gio in Aug. 2019. He was seen kissing Solange’s shoulder whereas she sweetly touched his thigh over an al fresco meal in a video that was allegedly taken by a fan on August 30, 2019. It was previous to the announcement of her break up from Alan. Leah Henry from Washington D.C.’s hip hop radio station 93.9 WKYS then shared the video together with her followers on Oct. 31, 2019. Solange on Nov. 1, 2019 introduced that she and Alan had break up earlier that yr, telling followers, “11 years in the past i met an exceptional man who modified each existence of my life. Early this yr we separated and parted methods, (and tho it ain’t nan no physique enterprise ).”